How Important Are Tongue Cleaners?

Many clients feel like they have become dental masters once they have become routine tooth brushers and flossers (and they have surpassed the American expectation), but there is one more process that is essential for a clean and healthy mouth: thoroughly cleaning the tongue. The tiny bumps and fissures that cover the tongue and the crevice between your tongue and... read more »

Dental Veneers Can Provide You with a White Smile That Is Easy to Maintain

If you frequently suffer from significant dental stains on the teeth in your smile it can leave you feeling self-conscious about your appearance. This is even more likely to be an issue if your career calls for frequent personal interaction with clients and customers. Dr. Tyjuan Williams can often remove dental stains from teeth with an outpatient dental bleaching treatment.... read more »

The Threat of Oral Cancer in Your Smile

Did you know oral cancer is a serious threat to your smile? Obviously, no one wants cancer, but fewer people realize that it can strike in your mouth, and without your regular dental checkups to catch it early, you could catch it too late. Our team here at Tyjuan Williams DMD in Augusta, Georgia, cares for your health, which is... read more »

Have You Considered a Fixed Dental Bridge for Your Smile Gaps?

If you have one or more missing (or extracted) teeth in a row, have you ever considered wearing a dental bridge to help your smile regain its confidence? At Tyjuan Williams DMD in Augusta, Georgia, Dr. Tyjuan Williams and our team are excited to offer fixed dental bridges for our patients who need help with missing teeth. It is an... read more »

Toothpaste VS Mouthwash

Have you ever put buying toothbrush or mouthwash on your to-do-list without really understanding which products might be the best option for your pearly whites? Have you stared at the whole aisle of brushes or mouthwash and not really understood why there are so many different choices? Would it surprise you to hear that there are actually several advantages and... read more »

Does Soda Really Affect Your Oral Health?

Did you know that your diet actually has a major impact on the health of your pearly whites? In fact, sugars in the food you eat can create an environment where bad bacteria can thrive. Still, would you be interested in learning there are a number of dental issues you may have to deal with if you decide to drink... read more »

The Advantages of Dental Sealants

Oftentimes, your teeth can become damaged in small parts on your teeth that require fixing, but a tooth restoration may not necessary. If you have a small stain that will not go away, the idea for getting a dental crown could be considered overkill. However, with dental sealants, you can coat the problematic part of your tooth and keep the... read more »

Caring for Your Teeth as You Age: What You Should Know

As you age, it can become more difficult to care for your body. However, did you know that it can also be more difficult to care for your oral health as you age? Fortunately, there are a number of things you can do—and should know—to better care for your teeth as you age. If you’re older, you’ll be more vulnerable... read more »

Dental Sealants: The Shells that Will Shield Your Smile

Do you want to keep your smile in tip-top shape? If so, dental sealants are your new best friend! Dental sealants are wafer-thin shells that are painted onto your teeth. Once cured, they will shield your chompers from the harmful substances that create tooth decay. Generally, children are encouraged to protect their teeth with sealants. This is because their smiles... read more »